The Bizarre Adventures of Woodruff and the Schnibble

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The Bizarre Adventures of Woodruff and the Schnibble
The Bizarre Adventures of Woodruff and the Schnibble cover
Developers
Coktel Vision
Publishers
Sierra Entertainment
Engines
Gob
Release dates
Windows 3.x May 1, 1994
Windows 2001[citation needed]
Taxonomy
Modes Singleplayer
Pacing Real-time
Controls Point and select
Genres Adventure
Art styles Cartoon
Themes Comedy, Post-apocalyptic, Sci-fi
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Key points

Released in Europe as Woodruff and the Schnibble of Azimuth
Can be run under ScummVM.

General information

The Sierra Help Pages

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail
DRM-free
Windows 3.x
Windows

Essential improvements[edit]

Patches[edit]

Woodruff & the Schnibble Patch (WOODPAT)

This update fixes all known issues with the Woodruff & the Schnibble.

ScummVM[edit]

Running the game through ScummVM makes the game playable on modern hardware and operating systems. There are extra features like screen scaling and volume sliders.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\SAVE\[Note 1]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

ScummVM 2.1+ supports cloud saves on third-party cloud storage services. See the ScummVM documentation for details.

Video[edit]

Input[edit]

Keyboard and mouse State Notes
Remapping
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Mouse acceleration
Mouse sensitivity
Mouse input in menus
Mouse Y-axis inversion
Controller
Controller support
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.

Audio[edit]

Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Use ScummVM.
Surround sound
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
French
German
Italian
Polish
Russian
Unofficial localization by «Akella». Review.
Russian
Fan translation by «Бюро переводов Old-Games.Ru»
Spanish

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
WinG
[1]
Executable16-bit 32-bit 64-bit Notes
Windows
64-bit requires 64-bit build of ScummVM.

System requirements[edit]

Windows 3.x
Minimum
Operating system (OS) 3.1
Processor (CPU) Intel 80486
System memory (RAM) 4 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 2 MB
Video card (GPU) SVGA
Windows
Minimum
Operating system (OS) 95
Processor (CPU) Intel Pentium
System memory (RAM) 16 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD)
Video card (GPU) 640x480 resolution, 256 colors
DirectX 7.0 compatible
Other 8x CD-ROM drive

Notes

  1. When running this game without elevated privileges (Run as administrator option), write operations against a location below %PROGRAMFILES%, %PROGRAMDATA%, or %WINDIR% might be redirected to %LOCALAPPDATA%\VirtualStore on Windows Vista and later (more details).

References

  1. WinG - Wikipedia - last accessed on 2020-03-19